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Debt advice levy funding: April to September 2019

Published: 13 Dec 2019

Debt advice levy funding allocated by the Scottish Government during April to September 2019.

Published:
13 Dec 2019
Debt advice levy funding: April to September 2019

The table below gives details of the debt advice levy funding allocated by the Scottish Government from April to September 2019:

Organisation

Activity

Amount

Advice Direct Scotland

Pilot project for a cloud-based platform enabling better integrated client journeys

£137,049

Citizens Advice Scotland

Debt advice transition and capacity provision projects

£124,999

Citizens Advice Scotland Debt advocacy £21,700

Improvement Service

Projects on levy allocation models, Common Advice Reporting Framework and Funders’ Framework

£87,500

Money Advice Scotland

Core funding, training courses for debt advisers, workforce strategy project and digital pilot project

£135,828.50

Money Advice Trust

National Debtline and Business Debtline

£116,474

Scottish Legal Aid Board

Projects under Making Advice Work and Early Resolution and Advice Programmes

£790,685

StepChange (Foundation for Credit Counselling)

Project to increase debt advice provision, with a focus on vulnerable clients

£323,575

StepChange (Foundation for Credit Counselling)

Telephone debt advice £126,150

Total

  

£1,863,960.50